Past Events

March 19 - 30, 2018
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All-day event
Fine Arts Library

The Book, Jacket, and Journal Show is a juried design competition, open only to member publishers of the Association of University Presses. Please stop by to view and handle the 50 books and 52 dust jackets that were selected by jurors James Victore, Catherine Casalino, Liam Gillick, and Jena Sher. You can also pick up a free copy of the printed catalog. Event Details

Monday March 19, 2018
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6:30 to 9 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Join us for a screening and discussion of the film "The Watermelon Woman", presented by the University of Texas Libraries in cooperation with Profs. Ann Cvetkovich and Vlad Beronja. Event Details

Tuesday March 20, 2018
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4 to 6 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Why is it important to know the rules of copyright when using images, altering literary text, or photographing art pieces? What can be used and reused? Join us for a lively panel discussion about the creative reuse of artistic and scholarly content which will be followed by a book binding workshop. Event Details

Thursday March 22, 2018
6 to 7 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Do you have a presentation or speech to give for class, a conference, or a student org meeting? This free workshop led by consultants from UT’s Public Speaking Center will teach you how to meet the needs of the assignment and your audience, so that you feel prepared and confident. Event Details

Friday March 23, 2018
Graduate Teaching Showcase
Noon to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

From noon to 3 p.m. on March 23, 2018 in PCL Learning Lab 1, the Faculty Innovation Center will collaborate with our partners at UT Libraries to hold our second Graduate Teaching Showcase, an event that highlights strong graduate student teaching at UT by showcasing four graduate students’ quick and engaging talks about their experiences in the classroom.    Event Details

Friday March 23, 2018
3 to 5 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Are you looking for a place to manage, store, and collaborate on code projects with friends, classmates, lab mates, researchers, and globally? If yes, then GitHub would be the tool for you! GitHub is a freely available, open-source, version control repository that allows you to collaborate on projects and publish your code for others to use. Event Details

Tuesday March 27, 2018
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3 to 5 p.m.
Benson Latin American Collection

Join us for a celebration of the collection and legacy of Jacqueline Barnitz (1923-2017). Event Details

Friday March 30, 2018
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Thanks to recent advances in reproducibility technology, researchers and students can now reproduce the results of academic papers with a single click. Code Ocean is a user-friendly online computational reproducibility platform that facilitates single-click reproducibility. Event Details

Thursday April 5, 2018
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12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Undergraduate Research Fellow Joy Youwakim (Economics) discusses her research on equations to improve agriculture and, maybe, end hunger. Event Details

Thursday April 5, 2018
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7 to 9 p.m.
Benson Latin American Collection

A reading and conversation moderated by Angela Valenzuela, College of Education. Event Details